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by henrysmedford
Sat Nov 21, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: 2008 1 CENT chiped 3 times
Replies: 3
Views: 159

Re: 2008 1 CENT chiped 3 times

Are you going through old Canadian rolls of pennies or US rolls of pennies?
by henrysmedford
Sat Nov 14, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: Foreign Countries
Topic: 1964 FIVE CENT USA * LETTERS B B G ?
Replies: 4
Views: 4784

Re: 1964 FIVE CENT USA * LETTERS B B G ?

Here’s a website on counter stamped coins. https://coins.thefuntimesguide.com/what-is-a-counterstamped-coin/ I live down in the states and I do believe it’s not against the law to counter stamp a coin or run it through and make an elongated coin but I do believe in Canada it is illegal to do both of...
by henrysmedford
Sun Oct 11, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: Canadian Tokens and Medals
Topic: What would cause this?
Replies: 7
Views: 1092

Re: What would cause this?

Dave B wrote:
Mon Aug 24, 2020 7:31 am
Thanks Bill ...what you forgot about coins is more than I know...
+1
by henrysmedford
Sat May 30, 2020 6:37 am
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: Alloy Recovery Program
Replies: 1
Views: 607

Re: Alloy Recovery Program

The Canadian nickel and older Canadian cents l are worth more than face at this point. I’ve seen the nickel in the past worth more than twice face value. See http://www.coinflation.com/canada/ There is a whole group of people who have dedicated a lot of time mining for Canadian-based metal coins for...
by henrysmedford
Sun May 10, 2020 6:35 pm
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: Lincoln cent collection
Replies: 9
Views: 1522

Re: Lincoln cent collection

I never could figure out why they put a hole for the 22 plain since it’s an error coin.Also you can make one with a Dremel and grind the “D” off.Have you looked at the prices of what a 22 plain goes for it’s right up there with the 1909 S VDB.
by henrysmedford
Tue Feb 18, 2020 8:27 am
Forum: RCM Products
Topic: Mint Marks
Replies: 3
Views: 3699

Re: Mint Marks

The "P" is not a mintmark ... it means "plated" construction. Wikipedia calls it a mint mark :P https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Royal_Canadian_Mint P – From 2001 to 2006, most 1¢, 5¢, 10¢, 25¢, and 50¢ coins issued for circulation were struck with a P Mint Mark to represent the Royal Canadian Mint'...
by henrysmedford
Tue Feb 11, 2020 8:07 am
Forum: 25 cents
Topic: 2010 25 cents missing color
Replies: 6
Views: 3169

Re: 2010 25 cents missing color

Google Translate came up with—- Top and bottom of the color for circulation coins 2004 to 2018 By beaver | Monday January 28, 2019 Since 2004 the Royal Canadian Mint has issued 19 coins with color patterns for the circulation currency of different denominations. This study is not intended to be tech...
by henrysmedford
Sun Jan 19, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: 25 cents
Topic: 2008 25 cents with copper
Replies: 2
Views: 2369

Re: 2008 25¢ with copper

From https://www.mint.ca/store/news/royal-canadian-mint-credits-patented-multiply-plating-for-record-year-in-minting-international-circulation-coins-5000068 RCM Multi-ply plating is a unique electroplating process which deposits thin, alternating layers of nickel and copper over a steel core, or "bl...
by henrysmedford
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: 1977 1 cent stamped on brass or bronze
Replies: 8
Views: 3144

Re: 1977 1 cent stamped on brass or bronze

I and my son went looked at way to many pennies in the past and they show up in all kinds of colors.
Watch the video for some fun.
See—
https://abcnews.go.com/Business/laws-ch ... tlSft3NLdw
by henrysmedford
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:25 pm
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: 1977 1 cent stamped on brass or bronze
Replies: 8
Views: 3144

Re: 1977 1 cent stamped on brass or bronze

https://www.flickr.com/photos/23562823@ ... ed-public/

In the link above are some US cents that I have found like yours.
by henrysmedford
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:33 am
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: 1977 1 cent stamped on brass or bronze
Replies: 8
Views: 3144

Re: 1977 1 cent stamped on brass or bronze

[youtube]https://youtu.be/5fmRfsep450[/youtube]

Just a thought watch the YouTube
by henrysmedford
Tue Dec 31, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Stamps - UAE
Replies: 3
Views: 4592

Re: Stamps - UAE

by henrysmedford
Mon Dec 23, 2019 1:23 pm
Forum: Canadian Coins
Topic: coins of the British empire/commonwealth
Replies: 2
Views: 3010

Re: coins of the British empire/commonwealth

Thanks for the post. Makes you think. I would hit the like button if there was one.
by henrysmedford
Mon Oct 14, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: 1 cent
Topic: 1980 Error coin
Replies: 4
Views: 4627

Re: 1980 Error coin

Still learning how do you know that it came from the mint that way? And how do you tell if it’s post mint damage?